Labor Studies | Introduction to Unions and Collective Bargaining
L100 | 11024 | Hammer, Frank
This is a Web-Based course offered through OnCourse:
LSTU-L 100 Introduction to Unions and Collective Bargaining Class
Number 11024; 3 cr. This class meets October 28 – December 18.
This introductory course examines the many facets of Labor Studies.
We will learn how unions function and the contributions they have
made to the American landscape. The course will provide an overview
of the U.S. labor movement’s triumphs and tragedies throughout
history, as well as the struggles working people face today.
Finally, we will examine a contemporary labor struggle as a vehicle
to explore changing labor-management relations, the U.S.
government’s role, and internal struggles within the labor movement
itself. Instructor: Frank Hammer.